Festival Family Weekend

Family Event
Sat 12 & Sun 13 Feb
FREE - check if booking required
Drop in between the times given

A weekend jam packed with exciting free activities that are sure to entertain, educate and stimulate.

The Spark is taking over the city's favourite cultural venues, transforming your libraries and community centres and everyone is invited to join the adventure!

Create and play with the best in digital creativity, bring artwork to life and find out what happens when we hand over the Festival to the imagination of children and families.

Free events in the City include:

Pre-bookable family sessions:

  • Cardboard City at Leicester Gallery, Sat 12 Feb & Sun 13 Feb 11am-1pm - FULLY BOOKED
  • Daisy World at Phoenix, Sat 12 Feb 11am - 4pm - FULLY BOOKED
  • The Undiscovered Island at Attenborough Arts Centre, Sat 12 Feb 12 - 5pm & Sun 13 Feb 12pm - 4pm

In your local library:

  • Paper Play at Pork Pie Library, Sat 12 Feb 11.30am - 3.30pm (pre-booking required)
  • Paper Play at St Barnabas Library, Sat 12 Feb 11.30am - 3.30pm (pre-booking required)
  • Family Fun at The BRITE Centre, Sat 12 Feb 11.30am - 3.30pm (pre-booking required)
  • Sunday fun day at Belgrave Library, Sun 13 Feb (pre-booking required)